Steve Carey presents on the Societies Act

On Tuesday, October 25, Steve Carey presented to the Vancouver Association of Law Libraries (VALL) on the Societies Act. The presentation, “Welcome to the Societies Act”, discussed the new Societies Act, the governance law for BC non-profit which comes into force on November 28, 2016. Steve covered the legislative changes, the legal community’s involvement in the process of creating the new Act and regulations, the transition process and the new online system being introduced by the BC Corporate Registry.